14 Mar

The World’s Largest Wine Barrel

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The worlds largest wine barrel, located in Heildelberg, Germany holds 220,000 litres and stands over 6 meters high. Built in the 1700’s, it is said to have never been anything but empty. What a pity even though there is a dance floor built on top of it for “partying”.

Photo Credit: Ken Meegan

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4 Comments on “ The World’s Largest Wine Barrel ”

  1. Gregg Logan May 11, 2012 at 1:51 pm

    And I have had the pleasure of visiting this castle!!!! I was only 16 at the time and was not a big fan of wine – sure wish I was there now!! :)

  2. Craig May 11, 2012 at 2:19 pm

    Me too!


  3. Debbie Cox September 27, 2016 at 9:02 pm

    We were there a few years ago and have some pictures of us on top of the barrel.

  4. Craig September 30, 2016 at 4:35 pm

    Impressive isn’t it!

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